Rick Eckstein, co-author of "Public Dollars, Private Stadiums", discusses the agreement between Washington, DC and major league baseball to build a new stadium for the newly arriving "Washington Nationals". Topics: baseball, stadiums, financing
1983. Silent film featuring time lapse footage of the roof of B.C. Place Stadium being inflated; includes views from both inside and outside the building. As well as view shots of the Vancouver skyline with the addition of B.C. Place Stadium and its prominent roof. Reference code: AM1553-8-S11-: MI-250 Topics: Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.), Stadiums, Sports facilities, Construction industry
A short film outlining the social, working, and academic world of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in 1950, with particular focus on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This item was digitized as part of the Digital Public Library of America Hubs Pilot, a project supported by the Digital Public Library of America with funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Topics: Students, Universities & colleges, Sports, Stadiums, Athletic fields, Graduation ceremonies
...contains the following concerning this proposed development project to be located in downtown Boston's South Station area: parking analysis, traffic analysis, pedestrian analysis, site planning, foundation analysis, stadium configuration, structural analysis, stadium roof, cost and revenue estimates and financial performance and economic evaluation; inserted in this volume is related correspondence and a newspaper clipping; this item was in the BRA collection.. Topics: Arenas, Development Projects, Foundations, Parking, Pedestrians, Stadiums, Traffic Source: bplgovdocs
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.In Arnhem is een nieuw stadion gebouwd voor de voetbalclub Vitesse. Het wordt in gebruik genomen met een vrienschappelijke wedstrijd tussen Vitesse en Feyenoord (2-1). SHOTS: - Ext. stadion; int.: kantine, douches, kleedkamers; - overdrachtsceremonie: oud-spelers (in burger) en senioren elftallen (in voetbal uitrusting) defileren voor de notabelen; - de burgemeester van Arnhem, Ch.G. Matser, verricht de... Topic: Openingen, Feyenoord, Vitesse, stadions, openings, Feyenoord, Vistesse, stadiums Source: WEEKNUMMER503-HRE0000E8D0
bySan Francisco (Calif.). Planning Dept; San Francisco Redevelopment Agency (San Francisco, Calif.)
"Summary of comments and responses publication date: June 16, 1997. Certification date: June 26, 1997." Topics: San Francisco Giants (Baseball team), Baseball fields, Stadiums, Environmental impact statements
...a traffic impact analysis for a proposed sports stadium to be built in Boston's Brighton neighborhood; discusses intersection control, MBTA service on game days, on-street parking supply, pedestrian issues and presents data on MBTA ridership, vehiclular traffic volumes, etc.; this item was in the bra collection.. Topics: Boston College.) Alumni Stadium, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, Development Projects,...
...the city's proposal to build a sports complex near downtown Boston located between the South End and South Boston; sets forth advantages and provides information on existing owners, area measurement in acres and adjacent development projects; also includes aerial views, in color, of the area; copies of this item were in the BRA collection.. Topics: Aerial Views, Area measurement, Development Projects, South Bay Gateway, Boston (Mass.), Stadiums Source: bplgovdocs
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Opening van het Feyenoord Stadion in Rotterdam. Het stadion biedt plaats aan 65.000 toeschouwers en is ontworpen door het Rotterdamse architectenbureau Brinkman en Van der Vlugt. De opening vond plaats met een demonstratie van alle elftallen en een wedstrijd tegen Beerschot FC (Belgi). SHOTS: - strijken van de vlag op het oude veld van Feyenoord (aan Kromme Zandweg) door aantal heren; - hardlopers (oa... Topic: openingen, Feyenoord, De Kuip, voetbal, stadions, openings, Feyenoord, De Kuip, voetbal, stadiums Source: WEEKNUMMER371-HRE0001A3BA
...brief description (with photos) of historic sites along Boston's Freedom Trail; includes map of the Trail and map of downtown Boston and Cambridge showing the location of 211 facilities in the following categories: Hotels and Motels, Major Parking Facilities, Transportation Centers, Exhibition Halls and Auditoriums, Sightseeing Centers, Historic Sites, Mueums and Exhibits, Public Buildings and Places, Performance Centers and Sports Facilities, and Educational and Medical Centers; also... Topics: Auditoriums, Universities and colleges, Historic sites, Hotels, Health facilities, Museums,...
byVanasse Hangen Brustlin; New Boston Garden Corporation
...a submission to the Boston Redevelopment Authority describing the area in which the new facility will be located, provides detailed financial data for each category of expense; discusses considerations such as public input into project development, air rights, easements, zoning, etc.; copies of this item were in the BRA collection.. Topics: Political participation, Development Projects, Fleet Center, Boston (Mass.), New Boston Garden,... Source: bplgovdocs
A Dutch news film with sound, including items about the 150-year-old Moppes & Son diamond grindery, and about the Netherlands vs. Belgium football match held at the Olympic stadium in Amsterdam. Topics: football, diamonds, anniversaries, youth, competitions, children, games, fashion, dance, events,...
A silent short black and white film featuring a man in uniform exploring the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's campus after receiving his draft notice. He pauses at the grave of James Moore Tatum, University of North Carolina football coach. This item was digitized as part of the Digital Public Library of America Hubs Pilot, a project supported by the Digital Public Library of America with funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Topics: Soldiers, Draft (Military service), Military uniforms, Cemetaries, Football, Football players,...
...an environmental impact analysis for a proposed sports stadium development project in Boston's West Roxbury neighborhood; copies of this item were in the BRA collection.. Topics: Boston College.) Alumni Stadium, Air quality, Development Projects, Environmental impact analysis,...
byUS Federal Reserve Bank of Boston; Boston Redevelopment Authority
...describes a proposed convention and sports center development project in Boston's South End / South Bay area; describes the site, transportation access features, advantages to Boston, etc.; includes estimates of economic impact and a color, aerial view of the site, the South End, part of South Boston and downtown Boston; this item was in the BRA collection.. Topics: Aerial Views, Convention facilities, Development Projects, Downtown, Boston (Mass.), South Bay,...
1983. Film is the release print of "Stadium" featuring construction of BC Place Stadium with time lapse of inflating roof. Also contains a panning shot of the city of Vancouver, and shots of construction in progress before the roof was ready to go up, workers working, an aerial view of the building without a roof, the crowd and dignitaries inside awaiting and watching the inflation of the roof. Musical soundtrack. Reference code: AM1553-8-S11-: MI-251 Topics: Aerial photographs, Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.), Construction industry, Architecture--details,...
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Het nieuwe Ajax-stadion te Amsterdam wordt geopend met toespraken van de voorzitter van Ajax, M.J. Koolhaas, en de wethouder, dr. I.H.J. Vos, waarna een defil op de grasmat en de voetbalwedstrijd Ajax - Stade Francais volgt. SHOTS: -div. toespraken: Koolhaas 13; Vos 15; -heer knipt lint door bij elftaluitgang 8; -defil op grasmat van muziekkorps gevolgd door oa veteranen en jeugdleden 17; -in het wit... Topic: openingen, De Meer, wethouders, Ajax, muziekkorpsen, defils, stadions, voetbal, openings, De Meer,... Source: WEEKNUMMER345-HRE0000D1EA
byCommittee for the Central Business District, Inc
...annual report outlining the redevelopment activities in Boston's downtown business district, including constructions of the New England Aquarium, the South Cove - New England Medical Center and an early land acquisition program which paves the way for a number of vital improvements; gives a brief profile of each affected area; also discusses transportation challenges and creation of opportunities; includes aerial views; this item was in the BRA collection.. Topics: Aerial Views, Central business districts, Development Projects, Downtown, Boston (Mass.), Eminent... Source: bplgovdocs
...a submission to the Boston Redevelopment Authority consisting of a compilation of materials in opposition to Boston College's plans to expand Alumni Stadium and to relocate their Flynn Recreational Complex in Boston's Allston Brighton neighborhood; includes the following items: 1) a letter from the L.U.C.K. Neighborhood Association opposing the stadium expansion and the use of conservation sub-district land, 2) letters of opposition from Transportation-Communications International Union, 3)... Topics: Boston College, Alumni Stadium, Boston (Mass.), Political participation, Universities and colleges,...
...concerns a proposed sports arena development project in downtown Boston's North Station Economic Development Area and is addressed to the New Boston Garden Corporation; it requests information that the BRA requires for its review of the proposed project; discusses zoning, development review requirements, transportation, environmental protection, urban design, infrastructure and required financial information; includes many handwritten corrections and a note on the front that reads... Topics: Boston Garden (Boston, Mass.), Arenas, Development Projects, Environmental impact analysis,...
...a submission to the Boston Redevelopment Authority by the law firm representing the Allston / Brighton Boston College Community Relations Committee and the Chestnut Hill Association concerning Boston College's plan to expand Alumni Stadium and requesting that certain actions be taken before making any determination regarding the adequacy of the plan; attached is a 22 page letter from the Associations addressed to the BRA expressing opposition to the expansion, a 16 page "Review of... Topics: Boston College, Air quality, Alumni Stadium, Boston (Mass.), Universities and colleges, Development...
...an interim report which summarizes an evaluation of previous studies of the area; covers land use development project proposals and traffic/transportation circulation issues; projects considered include medical facilities, a graphic arts center, a women's apparel center, parking garage, residential, meat dealers, wholesale market, football stadium, light industry, etc.; individual piers are discussed as are other factors affecting the area; includes some estimated cost data; this item was in... Topics: South Station (Boston, Mass.), Development Projects, Land use, Land use, Piers, Planning, South... Source: bplgovdocs
...addresses the transportation and parking impacts of the proposed Boston College Alumni Stadium addition in Boston's Brighton neighborhood; describes the project, evaluates environmental impacts, discusses infrastructure systems (water supply, wastewater, storm drainage, natural gas system, utilities), etc.; includes an urban design component, an aerial view, parking information, MA Bay Transportation Authority ridership data, motor vehicle trip data, public benefits, a list of community... Topics: Boston College.) Alumni Stadium, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, Aerial Views,...
byVanasse Hangen Brustlin; New Boston Garden Corporation
...a submission to the Boston Redevelopment Authority concerning a proposed sports arena and commercial development project in Boston's North Station urban renewal area; describes the project, its benefits and addresses such issues as transportation, traffic (with traffic volumes), parking, wind, shadow, air quality, solid and hazardous waste, and other environmental concerns; includes sections on urban design, historic resources, pedestrian access, housing, etc.; also includes aerial views of... Topics: Boston Garden (Boston, Mass.), Aerial Views, Arenas, Development Projects, Environmental impact...